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Comment and Open House Announced for US Navy Electronic Exercise Special Use Permit


Oct 16, 2014
The U.S. Navy has applied for a special use permit on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest to perform training exercises with…





Recount Ordered in Okanogan Commissioner Race

By NCBI
Nov 28, 2012
Okanogan County elections department workers are preparing for a manual recount of ballots in the very tight race for…

North Cascades Highway closed by heavy snow

By Associated Press
Nov 20, 2012
The Washington Transportation Department closed the North Cascades Highway at noon Monday because of heavy snow and…

North Cascades Highway closed for winter

By NCBI
Nov 20, 2012
The gates are closed until spring on the North Cascades Highway. Nearly two feet of new snow and several snowslides,…

Recount Required in Commissioners Race

By NCBI
Nov 19, 2012
With all the ballots counted, over 17,000 of them, the race for the Okanogan County Commission District 2 is still a dead…

Commissioner Race Tightens

By NCBI
Nov 14, 2012
The race for Okanogan County Commissioner District 2 has been too close to call all along, and the race only got closer…